Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Atlanta, De Kalb-Peachtree Airport (KPDK)

Lat: 33.88°NLon: 84.3°WElev: 1001ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Decatur GA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 86. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 91. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 92.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 86. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 91. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Decatur GA
 33.77°N 84.29°W (Elev. 1060 ft)
10:35 am EDT May 17, 2022
11am EDT May 17, 2022-6pm EDT May 23, 2022
 
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